Term Information [More information on macrophage fusion]

Accession
GO:0034238
Name
macrophage fusion
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
None
Definition
The binding and fusion of a macrophage to one or more other cells to form a multinucleated cell. Source: GOC:sl
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0034238 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of macrophage fusion (GO:0034238)
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macrophage fusion [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
macrophage fusion [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) developmental process (GO:0032502)
macrophage fusion [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) anatomical structure development (GO:0048856)
macrophage fusion [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) anatomical structure morphogenesis (GO:0009653)
macrophage fusion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
macrophage fusion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
macrophage fusion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) anatomical structure formation involved in morphogenesis (GO:0048646)
macrophage fusion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
macrophage fusion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism developmental process (GO:0044767)
macrophage fusion [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) syncytium formation (GO:0006949)
macrophage fusion [is_a relation] is_a  syncytium formation by plasma membrane fusion (GO:0000768)
Children of macrophage fusion (GO:0034238)
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negative regulation of macrophage fusion (GO:0034240) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  macrophage fusion
positive regulation of macrophage fusion (GO:0034241) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  macrophage fusion
regulation of macrophage fusion (GO:0034239) [regulates relation] regulates  macrophage fusion
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